The Division of Art History in the School of Art + Art History + Design at the University of Washington in Seattle welcomes applications for the Kollar Endowed Chair in American Art, a full-time, open-rank, tenure-track or tenured faculty position. The appointment starts in September 2020 on a nine-month service period. Applications are invited in all fields of American art through the 1950s; emerging scholars are encouraged to apply. The Kollar Endowed Chair will have the opportunity to develop a dynamic program in American Art in collaboration with an internationally recognized faculty with strong areas of expertise in Native American Art, Asian Art, Early Modern European Art, and Modern and Global Contemporary Art.
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